Stiller named Aycliffe Company of the Year

Stiller Warehousing and Distribution was named Company of the Year at Aycliffe Business Park’s fourth annual Make Your Mark awards ceremony, attended by more than 200 people at the Xcel Centre.

The third-generation family firm pipped leading shower manufacturer Roman and Arlington Automotive win the top award.

Other award winners during Make Your Mark 2017-18 were:


Apprenticeships & Training (sponsored by Gestamp Tallent)

Winner: South West Durham Training

Runner-up: M5tec


Newcomer (sponsored by Fleet Recruitment)

Winner: Pixel Media

Runners-up: Bee Happy 2gether, Sporting Force


Service Business (sponsored by Logico)

Winner: Eldon Financial

Runners-up: Avec Partnership, Stiller Warehousing & Distribution


Engineering & Manufacturing (sponsored by CDEMN)

Winner: Roman

Runners-up: Aycliffe Fabrications, Palram


Employer (sponsored by Handelsbanken)

Winner: Arlington Automotive

Runners-up: Eldon Financial, Thrive Marketing


Small Business (sponsored by Maven Capital Partners)

Winner: M5tec

Runners-up: Fleet Recruitment, Thrive Marketing


Innovation (sponsored by Teesside University)

Winner: Excelpoint

Runner-up: Disc


Export (sponsored by Ebac)

Winner: Crafter’s Companion

Runners-up: Mill Masters, Roman


Apprentice (sponsored by Razorblue)

Winner: Kaylee McNally, Arlington Automotive

Runners-up: Rachael Farley, Thrive Marketing; Thomas Lavender, M5tec


Heart of the Community (sponsored by Endeavour Partnership)

Winner: Planet Leisure

Runners-up: Beaumont Grounds Maintenance, The Work Place


Aycliffe Ambassador: John Parnell